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Andrew Dixon


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Andy Dixon has been content editor for the Inverness Courier, Ross-shire Journal, Strathspey and Badenoch Herald, Highland News and North Star since November 2016. He joined the company in June 2006 and has covered community news, politics, court, sport, entertainment and business in various roles over the years.

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Highlands, Islands and Moray’s leading business magazine launches podcast

01 March 2024
Highlands, Islands and Moray’s leading business magazine launches podcast

Highlands, Islands and Moray’s leading business magazine launches podcast

01 March 2024

The Executive Podcast provides exclusive interviews with business owners, industry experts, and thought leaders.


Get a year’s subscription to Northern Scot for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024
Get a year’s subscription to Northern Scot for a £25 charity donation

Get a year’s subscription to Northern Scot for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024

The deal is in support of Strictly Inverness in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


James Arthur, Ocean Colour Scene and Jake Bugg added to Belladrum 2024 line-up

08 December 2023
James Arthur, Ocean Colour Scene and Jake Bugg added to Belladrum 2024 line-up

James Arthur, Ocean Colour Scene and Jake Bugg added to Belladrum 2024 line-up

08 December 2023

They have been added to the bill for the annual entertainment extravaganza alongside the likes of Deacon Blue and Sugababes.


'We'll endeavour to bring Rag’n’Bone Man back to Inverness' – says gig promoter

02 July 2023
'We'll endeavour to bring Rag’n’Bone Man back to Inverness' – says gig promoter

'We'll endeavour to bring Rag’n’Bone Man back to Inverness' – says gig promoter

02 July 2023

Tonight's show in Inverness was cancelled due to "unforeseen travel issues" for his band and crew.


'Highland media giant' Bill McAllister dies

23 April 2023
'Highland media giant' Bill McAllister dies

'Highland media giant' Bill McAllister dies

23 April 2023

Tributes shared for respected columnist, journalist, author and media relations officer.


Mamma Mia! Björn Again to bring Abba hits to the Highlands

27 March 2023
Mamma Mia! Björn Again to bring Abba hits to the Highlands

Mamma Mia! Björn Again to bring Abba hits to the Highlands

27 March 2023

LCC Live have added to its list of winter shows in Inverness.


PICTURES: All the action from the Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

18 March 2023
PICTURES: All the action from the Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

PICTURES: All the action from the Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

18 March 2023

Photos from the debate room and behind the scenes.


People of the Highlands and Moray question SNP candidates

18 March 2023
People of the Highlands and Moray question SNP candidates

People of the Highlands and Moray question SNP candidates

18 March 2023

The next First Minister was quizzed by the audience at the Inverness Courier Leadership Debate last night.


'This has been the best hustings by a country mile' – praise for Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

18 March 2023
'This has been the best hustings by a country mile' – praise for Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

'This has been the best hustings by a country mile' – praise for Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

18 March 2023

Last night's Inverness Courier Leadership Debate was met by a range of positive responses on social media.


Leadership candidates respond to resignation of SNP media chief Murray Foote

17 March 2023
Leadership candidates respond to resignation of SNP media chief Murray Foote

Leadership candidates respond to resignation of SNP media chief Murray Foote

17 March 2023

Candidates vying to be the next First Minister have responded to SNP media chief Murray Foote's resignation over the party's membership.


Keep your questions coming for The Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

08 March 2023
Keep your questions coming for The Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

Keep your questions coming for The Inverness Courier Leadership Debate

08 March 2023

We've been inundated with questions for the next First Minister – but we're keen for more.


Same sex marriage stance sees Kate Forbes lose support of Richard Lochhead

21 February 2023
Same sex marriage stance sees Kate Forbes lose support of Richard Lochhead

Same sex marriage stance sees Kate Forbes lose support of Richard Lochhead

21 February 2023

The SNP leadership candidate appears to have lost the backing of the Moray MSP after she revealed she would not have voted for equal marriage.


Former Harper’s Bazaar digital editor takes top editorial job at Highland News & Media

13 February 2023
Former Harper’s Bazaar digital editor takes top editorial job at Highland News & Media

Former Harper’s Bazaar digital editor takes top editorial job at Highland News & Media

13 February 2023

Sarah Fyfe has joined as head of content and audience.


Entertainment for travellers at Inverness Airport

03 December 2022
Entertainment for travellers at Inverness Airport

Entertainment for travellers at Inverness Airport

03 December 2022

A “pop-up piano” has been installed by a local charity.


Fochabers man named following fatal Highland crash

26 November 2022
Fochabers man named following fatal Highland crash

Fochabers man named following fatal Highland crash

26 November 2022

Police have named the man who died following a crash yesterday.


Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 3

02 October 2022
Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 3

Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 3

02 October 2022

The new school year is upon us, meaning its picture time for new Primary 1 pupils from school's all across Moray and Grampian.


Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 2

01 October 2022
Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 2

Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 2

01 October 2022

The new school year is upon us, meaning its picture time for new Primary 1 pupils from school's all across Moray and Grampian.


Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 1

30 September 2022
Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 1

Primary 1 School Photos 2022: Part 1

30 September 2022

The new school year is upon us, meaning its picture time for new Primary 1 pupils from school's all across Moray and Grampian.


How to talk to children about the death of The Queen

09 September 2022
How to talk to children about the death of The Queen

How to talk to children about the death of The Queen

09 September 2022

Childhood bereavement charity Winston’s Wish has shared ways you can talk to children about the death of Queen Elizabeth II.


ACTIVE OUTDOORS: You gotta catch this coastal trek

26 August 2022
ACTIVE OUTDOORS: You gotta catch this coastal trek

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: You gotta catch this coastal trek

26 August 2022

It’s rare for anyone to describe me as fashionable. In fact, the closest I might come to it is being ‘fashionably late’ for something.


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